Laboratory Hardware

This training unit describes some of the equipment typically used in the lab, with emphasis on the safe operation of the equipment. The unit describes lab equipment used for mixing and for grinding. The setup and lighting of a typical gas burner and how to use the burner to heat glassware are covered. Heating equipment that does not require an open flame and safety practices associated with heating materials are discussed. Several types of pumps and their safe operation are described. The parts and operation of a gas cylinder are also covered.



Duration: 0.8 hours